SC Military Community Hiring Fair
Virtual and In-Person September 21
CONTACT: James Richter
(Columbia, South Carolina) – SC Department of Veterans Affairs, SC Department of Commerce, SC Future Makers, and other statewide partners will host a SC Military Community Hiring Fair September 21, 2022. This hiring fair is virtual and in-person event and will feature South Carolina employers who are looking to hire veterans, transitioning military personnel, military spouses, and their family members.
Employers will be hiring for several full-time positions with annual starting salaries of at least $40,000. The positions available include Maintenance, IT, Law Enforcement, Financial, Logistics, Administrative, Management, Nursing, Lab Technicians, Healthcare, and more. This two-part hiring event will feature employers such as Roper St. Francis, Volvo, Mark Anthony Brewing, Oshkosh Defense, the South Carolina Port Authority, Walmart Distribution and dozens of others.
The virtual hiring fair will utilize a mobile platform, Ping by Tallo, a matchmaking system for job seekers and employers. This platform will allow those who are transitioning out of the military, veterans, military spouses, and military family members looking for employment opportunities to share their prior work experience and future goals in order to find the best-fit career opportunities. To register, individuals from the military community should go to: https://www.mypingapp.com/sc-military-community-hiring-fairs/ then sign up and complete their profile. There is no cost for job seekers and all individuals across South Carolina who are a part of the military community are invited to participate.
What: SC Military Community Hiring Fair
When: Wednesday, September 21, 2022 (In-person and Virtual)
Where: Trident Technical College, Thornley Campus, 7000 Rivers Avenue, Building 920, N. Charleston, SC 29406
Who Can Participate: Enlisted Service Members who will transition out of service in the near future, veterans, military spouses, and military family members.
This event was made possible with the support of the following partners: Trident Technical College, SC Department of Employment and Workforce, Lowcountry Hospitality Association, Palmetto Warrior Connection, Operation Palmetto Employment, Veterans Readiness & Employment, and the Columbia Chamber of Commerce.